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As they came south, Helen retreated over the Brenner, and wrote an unsatisfactory postcard from the shores of the Lake of Garda, saying that her plans were uncertain and had better be ignored.
At first they found Sonia's letters dry and unsatisfactory, but later on they came to the conclusion that the letters could not be better, for from these letters they received a complete picture of their unfortunate brother's life.
Nevertheless, such a conclusion, even if well founded, would be unsatisfactory, until it could be shown how the innumerable species inhabiting this world have been modified, so as to acquire that perfection of structure and coadaptation which most justly excites our admiration.
But today that satisfaction was embittered by Matrona Philimonovna's advice and the unsatisfactory state of the household.
Fyne's reach in charge of a governess--a very unsatisfactory person," he explained.
Brooke was obliged to make very unsatisfactory reports, for Laurie was always playing truant and running over to the Marches'.
Still the story was unsatisfactory. Here was a set of new characters who were become inordinately prominent and who persisted in remaining so to the end; and back yonder was an older set who made a large noise and a great to-do for a little while and then suddenly played out utterly and fell down the well.
The tinkle of more or less untuned cottage pianos floated out of open stern-ports till the gas-lamps began to twinkle in the streets, and the ship's night-watchman, coming sleepily on duty after his unsatisfactory day slumbers, hauled down the flags and fastened a lighted lantern at the break of the gangway.
It further said that the performance of the team, headed by the DIG, was quite unsatisfactory and the DIG was directed to take the child along with his father to the place where he remained detained or under captivity and record statements of the persons of that family and also interrogate them.
According to the report, the performance of over 20 ministries of Punjab is unsatisfactory. The report stated that the performance of the ministry of Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid was 33% while the performance of Punjab Senior Minister Aleem Khan's ministry stood at 21%.
The reports pointed out expansion of heart size due to its thickened muscles while Sharif's echocardiogram (echo) test was also declared unsatisfactory. His three cardiac tests were conducted at PIC, including echo, thallium and electrocardiogram (ECG).